Shop Project With The Prices Of Mini Lathes Plunging From Approximately 600 Down To 299 Such Lathes Are Finding Their Way Into More And More Workshops
Shop project with the prices of mini lathes plunging from approximately 600 down to 299 such lathes are finding their way into more and more workshops is bookmark about Magazine bookmarked by adam with ID 12928518035 was uploaded on 02-03-2019 and has been viewed 343,484 times.
Mini Lathe Bench and Cabinet They are just plain fun to use and the only thing you need is a spot to secure it.They are well made, quiet and light.But because they are so light, you sacrifice some vibration dampening which is so prized in the larger lathe.
Therefore, you must be sure of the bench on which you bolt it.A bench can either contribute to the vibration in a lathe or help absorb it.Vibration is the #1 enemy of any machine, woodworking or otherwise.
We all look for ways to minimize it and we would kiss a toad if any of it could be eliminated.Well, pucker up because we can eliminate some of it.Specifically, we can reduce the vibration transferred from your lathe down to the floor via your bench and back again.
Both increasing the mass of your lathe and creating a barrier impervious to vibration will accomplish this.Increasing the mass of a lathe is easy.Simply bolt it to something heavy.However, this needs to be something that will soak up vibration as it is produced.
A box filled with sand, will both increase mass and have a dampening effect.Sand is...